SPEECH/14/609  18-09-2014 - The EU's response to the Ebola crisis 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Kristalina GEORGIEVA EU Commissioner for international cooperation, humanitarian aid and crisis response EP Plenary Strasbourg, 17 September 2014 Thank you for putting this very important issue on this week's plenary agenda. It is timely. Because of the dramatic deterioration of the situation on the ground.
STATEMENT/14/278  15-09-2014 - A Europe-wide response to the Ebola epidemic 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 15 September 2014 Statement by EU Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva and EU Commissioner for Health, Tonio Borg, following the High Level Event to coordinate the response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa: The EU...
STATEMENT/14/277  14-09-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva on the murder of British aid worker David Haines 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 14 September 2014 Statement "I am shocked by the news of the murder by ISIS terrorists of David Haines, a British relief worker. I condemn this horrible and despicable act. My thoughts and sympathy at this tragic moment are with his family, relatives and friends who mourn...
STATEMENT/14/263  29-08-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva on 3 million refugees fleeing Syrian crisis 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 29 August 2014 Statement Today the number of refugees from the Syrian crisis has passed a record 3 million people, according to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. Reacting to the news, Kristalina Georgieva, the European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response has made...
STATEMENT/14/238  19-08-2014 - Statement by EU Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva on World Humanitarian Day 2014 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 19 August 2014 Statement World Humanitarian Day is observed in memory of the victims of the attack on the United Nations' headquarters in Baghdad in 2003 which caused the deaths of 22 people, including the UN Special Representative in Iraq Sergio Vieira de Mello.
STATEMENT/14/230  17-07-2014 - Gaza: "We must build on humanitarian pause to save lives" 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 17 July 2014 The European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva, made the following statement: "Yet again in the Middle East the flames of violence have taken innocent civilian lives.
STATEMENT/14/226  15-07-2014 - UN Security Council Resolution on humanitarian access inside Syria "a step forward" 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 15 July 2014 The European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva, made the following statement: "I welcome Resolution 2165 on humanitarian access in Syria, which was unanimously adopted by the United Nations Security Council yesterday.
STATEMENT/14/203  20-06-2014 - World Refugee Day: time for solidarity 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 20 June 2014 The European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva, the European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs and the European Commissioner for Home Affairs Cecilia Malmström made the following statement: "Every four seconds somewhere in the world a person is...
STATEMENT/14/198  18-06-2014 - SUDAN: Bombing of a hospital is unacceptable 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 18 June 2014 The European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva, made the following statement: "I am deeply disturbed by the bombing and partial destruction of a hospital during an aerial attack on the Sudanese village of Farandalla on 16th June.
STATEMENT/14/195  14-06-2014 - UKRAINE: All parties must protect civilians 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 14 June 2014 The European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva, made the following statement: "I am gravely concerned by recent developments in the eastern region of Ukraine, especially when innocent civilians, including women and children, are caught in crossfire and...